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for Popular Government Vol. 8 Issue 4, Apr/May 1942
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The bombing of cities in modern warfare is intended to destroy life and property--primarily war materials and strategic industrial centers--civilian morale. Smith discusses the types of bombs used and the protection against them that should be utilized in North Carolina.
So far, incendiary and high explosive bombs are the weapons of choice, but another weapon held in reserve is gas. Smith discusses the types of gases potentially used against civilians during wartime and the ways to prevent harmful attack.
Coates discusses the chain of aircraft warning services and air raid systems for North Carolina, including centers of post throughout the state.
This article reviews the potential acts of espionage and sabotage during World War II against the United States.